VMware vCenter Server 6.0 brings many performance improvements over previous vCenter versions, including:
- Extensive improvements in throughput and latency.
- vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) parity with vCenter Server on Windows, for both inventory size and performance.
A new white paper, “VMware vCenter Server Performance and Best Practices,” illustrates these performance improvements and discusses important best practices for getting the best performance out of your vCenter Server environment.
This chart, taken from the white paper, shows the improvement in throughput over vCenter Server 5.5 at various inventory sizes: